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These images show the work of featured artists of the 2011 Cairns Indigenous Arts Fair

ALICK TIPOTI Sugu Mawa 2011. Fibreglass, resin, feathers, fibre, beads, rope 230 x 130 x 40cm. Image courtesy the artist and the Australian Art Network Galleries/Canopy Artspace, Cairns.

Sid Bruce from Pormpuraaw Art and Culture Centre adding the final touches to his work at CIAF 2011. Photo: Kerry Trapnell

MICHAEL ANNING Rainforest shields: Net design 2011. Body paint markings design and snake fangs design. Natural ochres and charcoal on rainforest timber (Alstonia scholaris), 110 x 42 x 9cm each. Artwork courtesy the artist, the Queensland Museum and the Brian Tucker Collection.

ROY MCIVOR Dynamic Order #8 2011. Synthetic polymer paint on canvas, 122.5 x 123.5 cm. Image courtesy the artist. Collection of The University of Queensland, purchased 2O11. Photo: Carl Warner

SHIRLEY MACNAMARA Spinifex Vessel 1 2011. Spinifex grass, ochre, resin, acrylic polymer fixative, 12.5 x 17 x 13cm. Collection: Queensland Art Gallery. Photo: Image courtesy the artist.

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